Mission Statement

GODSU is a web-based INTERFAITH learning institution, whereby we are divided into a University, and Global Bible Institute Our educational institutions offer Chaplaincy certifications, cyber security certifications and earned degrees from the Associates level up through the Doctoral level. GODSU is a premier learning institution that works to propel current students and graduates to be agents of economic growth and change in local and global communities. GODSU is an institution that draws Faith leaders from the Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, Christian, Baha’i, and Sikh communities to collaborate and develop strategies to develop people and build a beloved community. GODSU’s curriculum focuses on Interfaith and Entrepreneurship studies. GODSU seeks to revitalize communities, ministries, and businesses, by equipping students with the tools and techniques to initiate and maintain successful enterprises.

Vision Statement

We make a two-fold commitment to our student body. The first commitment is to develop Godly leadership in ministry through intensive programs which are the equivalent of the best seminary programs available. The second is to develop our Not-for-Profit business and entrepreneurship studies as well as offer training applicable to the management and growth of non-religious and religious institutions.

GODSU’s aim is to foster universal unity between human beings seeking spiritual and utilitarian education from all ethnic and cultural backgrounds using our educational global delivery systems to reach every continent. As such we have representatives on our Board of Governors with ties covering all regions of the World….USA, Africa, Middle East, Asia, Caribbean, South America and UK.

Exemption Statement

GODSU is a Florida Department of Education Commission of Independent Studies approved degree-issuing Religious Institution of Higher Learning under Florida Statute 1005.06 (1)(f).

Criteria for Admission

GODSU Welcomes you as an adult student. 

With the exception of the Personal and Professional Development for Future Global Leaders Masterclass, applicants for the majority of our courses must be at least 18 years of age.

Credentials for admission will be reviewed by the Board of Directors:

  • A copy of your high school or GED transcript or diploma
  • Completed admissions application
  • Copies of Theological Seminary transcripts or diplomas for all schools attended
  • Summary of life experience portfolio/resume

We seek students who will contribute to, and benefit from, the Studies programs that we offer.

For more detailed information concerning the requirements or criteria for each degree, online or independent program, please refer to the student handbook.